Trains from
Brest to Lyon

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Brest to Lyon route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time7h 26m
Fare range€51-€265

First & last trains

First train departs at07:18
Last train departs at19:18

Fastest journey

Fastest route6h 12m
Changes1 change


Origin StationBrest
Destination StationLyon

Train times for Tue 1 Aug

7h 28m1 change
6h 59m1 change
6h 35m1 change
6h 21m1 change
6h 43m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Brest to Lyon start at €95.62 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Brest to Lyon?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Brest to Lyon is €50.5. To buy train tickets from Brest to Lyon for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Brest to Lyon by train?

The average journey time between Brest and Lyon is 7 hours and 26 minutes and the fastest journey time is 6 hours and 12 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 8 trains per day travelling from Brest to Lyon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Brest to Lyon?

The first train from Brest to Lyon departs at 07:18. The last train from Brest to Lyon departs at 19:18. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Brest and Lyon?

No, it is not possible to travel from Brest to Lyon without having to change trains. To travel from Brest to Lyon will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Brest?

By train, of course. See trains from Lyon to Brest.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Brest to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/08/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 12/07/2017 for travel on 27/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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